- Provenance information is currently unavailable
- Previous Owner(s)
Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Francois Mautin French, born 1907
Detached folio from a Qur'an; right-hand half of a double-page frontispiece; facing folio (S1986.87.2); recto: blank; verso: Sura al-fatiha (the opener), sura 1:1-7, verso begins with "bismillah", one column, 7 lines of text; Arabic in black naskh script; vocalized in black; inscription; one of a group of two folios.
Last line, in the medallion: Muhammad Hashim, [A.H.] 1206 [A.D. 1792].
- Published References
- Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an. 5 vols., Boston and Leiden. fig. 9.
- Glenn D. Lowry, Milo Cleveland Beach, Elisabeth West FitzHugh, Susan Nemanzee, Janet Snyder. An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection. Washington and Seattle. cat. 32, p. 24-25.
- Collection Area(s)
- Arts of the Islamic World
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum